Kotak Mahindra MF launches Sensex ETF
Kotak Mahindra Asset Management Company has announced the launch of an exchange traded fund which will focus on the stocks that comprise the BSE SENSEX. The investment objective of the scheme is to provide returns that closely correspond to the total returns of the BSE SENSEX subject to tracking error. The scheme will be benchmarked against BSE Sensex. The fund is open for subscription from May 07, 2008 till May 16, 2008. The units will be listed on BSE to provide liquidity through secondary market. Each unit of the Kotak Sensex ETF will be approximately equal to 1/100th of the value of BSE SENSEX. The minimum investment amount during the New Fund Offer is Rs 10,000 and in multiples of Rs 1,000.